Category: WBA

WBA Update with WBA President Gilberto Jesus Mendoza

Fightnews.com By Boxing Bob Newman WBA President Gilberto Jesus Mendoza has been keeping busy during the Summer buildup leading toward the Association’s annual convention in Medellin, Colombia in late October. After supervising the WBA Super Featherweight title fight between champion Jezreel Corrales and unheralded Robinson Castellanos in Los Angeles this […]

WBC ASIA ORDERS FOR KAENZA-ENRIQUEZ REMATCH IN THAILAND

THE World Boxing Association (WBA) Asia Boxing Association has ordered for a rematch between newly-crowned Asia flyweight champion Yutthana “Stamp Kiatniwat” Kaenza of Thailand and Michael Enriquez of the Philippines following the result of an investigation on their controversial championship fight held last June 29 in Bangkok. WBA Asia’s Won […]

NIYOMTRONG RETAINS WBC WORLD TITLE VIA A UD OVER LORETO

BANGKOK — Thailand’s Thammanoon Niyomtrong, popularly known here also as Knockout CP Freshmart or Little Pacquiao used all his tricks in boxing to retain his WBA world minimumweight title via a unanimous decision win over Filipino challenger Rey “Hitman” Loreto on Saturday at the City Hall ground in Chonburi City. […]

LORETO, NIYOMTRONG MAKE WEIGHT FOR WBA WORLD TITLE FIGHT

CHONBURI, Thailand (July 14) – Filipino challenger Rey “Hitman” Loreto and defending champion Thammanoon Niyomtrong both made their weights today for their exciting championship fight for the WBA world minimumweight title tomorrow at 4 p.m. here. Both tipped the scales at 105 lbs. infront of WBA supervisor Renzo Bagnariol, veteran […]